Skip to main content

About your Search

20130121
20130129
STATION
KNTV (NBC) 19
KPIX (CBS) 13
KTVU (FOX) 9
KGO (ABC) 6
KRON (MyNetworkTV) 5
KBCW (CW) 1
KOFY 1
LANGUAGE
English 54
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 54 (some duplicates have been removed)
FOX
Jan 25, 2013 4:30am PST
to have more on the new push by california senator dianne feinstein and the plans by vice president biden as he takes the issue on the road. >>> plus some people who work in san francisco will get an extra payday. the new program san francisco city attorney plans to announce today and how it could impact you. it's all ahead. >>> good morning. thank you for joining us it's friday, january 25th i'm pam cook. and steve paulson is here. we've been talking about possibility of rain this weekend. what do you think? >> i don't think so, pam. >> okay good. >> a lot of cloud cover. patchy fog. it's very mild. the less you hear and see me, the better. we have mostly cloudy skies. we'll have partly sunny later on. mild, 60s for everybody. here is sal. >>> steve, good morning. right now traffic is moving along very well. some of the road work we've had has been picked up. let's go to interstate 880. the traffic here looks very nice as we drive past the coliseum. also the morning commute is looking good in san francisco along northbound 101 although i do see a little bit of road work on one of the ram
FOX
Jan 25, 2013 5:00am PST
. >>> this morning vice president joe biden is taking the white house campaign for gun control on the road. biden is hosting a round table discussion in richmond, virginia with experts who worked on gun safety. coming up the other efforts under way to pressure congress to vote for gun control. >>> a new service on bart could improve wi-fi and safety. passengers would get free reliable wi-fi service thanks to bart board of directors. the contract is to buy devices that stream livid yes to control centers. bart's current wi-fi access has been the subject of complaints. >>> it could be friday light today. who knows. >> hopefully. >> sal has the answer to that. he's checking on the east shear. >> we are looking at the east shore freeway. the traffic does look pretty good. we hope it will stay friday light. this is a little too early to tell. so far it's doing very nicely if you are driving in from vallejo to berkeley. also the bay bridge toll plaza it is light there. no major construction delays. we've been watching the construction for you. so far it hasn't caused any major delays. even on the dumba
CBS
Jan 25, 2013 6:00am PST
is being heard. >>> vice president joe biden is on the road today to rally support for the administration's gun control proposal. and he kicks it off in virginia. biden will hold a discussion with experts who worked on gun safety following the shooting at virginia tech. meanwhile senator dianne feinstein announced her own bill yesterday. it will eliminate high capacity magazines and ban assault weapons. but vice president biden downplayed the need for an assault weapons ban. >> i'm much less concerned, quite frankly, about what you call an assault weapon than i am about magazines and the number of rounds that can be held in a magazine. >> president obama also plans to travel to push gun control this week. >>> dianne feinstein got personal while introducing her assault weapons bill. feinstein talked about the day george moscone and harvey milk were killed at san francisco city hall. >> i was the one that found supervisor milk's body, and i was the one that put a finger in a bullet hole trying to get a pulse. once you have been t
NBC
Jan 24, 2013 5:00pm PST
of republicans. gun control also the topic of an online chat today featuring vice president joe biden. among those attending, our own business and tech reporter, scott budman. scott did the vp let people ask questions? >> he did. vice president biden appearing in a google plus hangout today, giving his opinion and request asking questions about the obama administration's plans to tackle the issue of gun violence. among those in the chat room today, parents, educators and a lot of questions about how the vice president's personal views on gun ownership jived with their hopes of curbing gun vie lechbls he answered that one right away. >> and so my view is that it is totally a guarantee not negotiable that i'm able to own a weapon for sporting purposes as well as my own protection. but there should be rational limits on the type of weapon i can own. >> reporter: as for guns in schools, he could see putting an officer in a school, armed or unarmed, depending how parents and teachers feel. mr. bind also went on to say woe support researcher into whether or not video games contribute to violent br
FOX
Jan 24, 2013 12:00pm PST
in 1993 after a shooting there. >>> meanwhile vice-president biden just wrapped up a forum on gun control. biden partnered with google as part of a series of white house online fireside hangouts. a 21th century take on franklin roosevelts famous fireside chats on the radio, it was formed to come up with ways to reduce the violent following that. >>> a lawsuit over that there is scheduled for tomorrow. the drakes bay oyster company is suing the national park service after ken salazar ruled they should be closed. they have been in operation for almost 100 years and provides as much as 40% of the state's supply of fresh oysters. >>> some owners there are paying their yards so they have a place to park. officials say the practice is actually illegal but few homeowners are cited, paved over yards can cause problems during storms. >> having greenery also absorbs water that doesn't run into the storm drains and overwhelm our sewers. >> the plan in commission has received 163 complaints about paved over yards since 2002. >>> so who do you root for when both your boys are coaching in the super bo
CBS
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am PST
day celebration. located by lafayette park and. vice president biden and his wife jill are attending. and the vice president and president have already gone into their second term. >> i do solemnly swear. >> chief justice john roberts administered the oath to the president yesterday during brief ceremony in the blue room of the white house followed by another small ceremony last night. >> what we're celebrating is not the election or swearing in of a president. what we're doing is celebrating each other. >> vice president biden took the official oath yesterday administered by sonia sotomayor. it requires that the president and vice president take the oath before noon eastern time on january 20th. >>> according to tradition, if the o 20th falls on a sunday, a public swearing in and most festivities take place on the 21 21st. cbs 5 christin ayers is washington where today's events are taking on special significance on this martin luther king holiday. >> reporter: when he was sworn in it will be before a crowd that's nearly half the siz
NBC
Jan 24, 2013 6:00am PST
:27. still ahead, high tech hangout with joe biden. we'll tell you how you can chat directly with the vice president today. >> i want to hang out with the vice president. he's cool. >>> a new twist on an old crusade from the bay area to capitol hill. we'll tell you what's different about dianne feinstein's assault weapons ban this time around and the uphill battle she faces getting it passed. >>> a live look outside this morning overlooking san jose. all quiet in front of -- it used to be christmas in the park. christina has a look at the forecast. it's warmer. >>> chatting with the vice president. we'll tell you how you can just hang out and chat with joe biden just ahead. >> that sounds very cool. now we take you to new york for the ringing of the bell. the start of the day on wall street. we'll let you know how the apple slide is affecting all of the numbers out there on this thursday, january 24th. this is "today in the bay." >>> good morning, everybody. thank you for getting up early with us. i'm jon kelley. >> i'm laura garcia-cannon. this morning senator dianne feinstein begins her
CBS
Jan 28, 2013 7:00am PST
of mini endorsement of hillary? how unhappy do you think joe biden is going to be who's probably in the wings on friday when this is being done sort of listening in? >>> and ray lewis. >> just the wall of emotion he brings to this game he can't even make it through the national anthem without tearing up. >> i'm going to go to the 50 yard line of the superdome, kneel down, and then i'm going to lift up. >>> welcome to "cbs this morning." senators from both sides of the aisle will announce a deal on sweeping immigration reform. the bill could lead to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants now living in the u.s. nancy cordes is on capitol hill. nancy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning to you and to our viewers in the west. immigration is such a contentious issue, it seems the two sides would never see eye to eye. but now a bipartisan group of eight senators, four democrats, four republicans, is set to hold a press conference in just a few hours to announce they have a plan to overhaul the nation's immigration system. illinois democrat dick durb
ABC
Jan 22, 2013 6:00am PST
. he and vice president biden are attending a prayer service at the national cathedral this morning and this is the live look at the cathedral where people are filing in before the event is started. last night the president and first lady took to the dance floor at one of several inaugural balls. ♪ happy or sad >> plenty of challenges face obama in the first days of the second term. he will deal with three fiscal deadlines including raising the debt ceiling, which the house expected to vote on tomorrow. in the inaugural address, he made history as the first president to mention the word "gay" and "gay rights." >> if we are truly created equal surely the love we commit to one another mutt be -- must be equal, as well. >> there will be one more party tonight, the obamas and friends celebrate with campaign and white house staffers at inaugural ball where supposedly lady gaga is performing. >> the president is sworn in on two bibles one from martin luther king and the other from abraham lincoln. traffic and weather, together, next on the abc7 morning news. here is the golden gate brid
CBS
Jan 25, 2013 4:30am PST
: vice president joe biden is heading to virginia today to try to gain public support for president obama's gun control proposals. >> it's not about keeping bad guns out of the hands of good people. it's about keeping all guns out of the hands of bad people. >> reporter: on capitol hill thursday gun victims and law enforcement officers joined a group of democratic lawmakers as dianne feinstein announced her own bill which would eliminate high capacity magazines and ban assault weapons. >> military-style assault weapons have but one purpose, and in my view that's a military purpose. >> reporter: the lawmakers say the shooting at sandy hook elementary school shows that assault weapons need to be banned. >> a number of the police who came to newtown said to me, we could not have stopped that shooter even with the body armor we were wearing with that kind of assault weapon. >> reporter: but vice president biden downplayed the need for an assault weapons ban thursday. he says those weapons are only used in a small percentage of crimes. >> i'm much le
FOX
Jan 24, 2013 5:00pm PST
. >>> vice president joe biden used a chat on google to throw his support behind the assault weapons ban. >> police organizations support it because they get out gunned. they are out gunned on the street. >> joe biden said the violence in america is from gang bangers, the drug trade and stolen weapons and says the nation needs to put more officers on the streets to make up for budget cuts to local police departments. >>> the defense secretary signed an order that would put more women on the front lines. u.s. defense secretary leon panetta says they must allow women to serve. women have been serving in iraq and afghanistan. women can compete for thousands of combat soldier positions. >> the secretary said if they can meet the qualifications there is no reason they should not have a chance. >>> congresswoman nancy pelosi praised the decision. she said this decision is long over due. it ensures they judge beiged on mare -- based on merit, not on gender. >> she is endorsing the decision. she was hailed as a hero when she returned from iraq in 2003. she was held captive for 9 days. u.s. marin
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 6:00am PST
sunday morning. >>> president obama and vice president joe biden meeting with police chiefs today to discuss the president's proposed gun regulations. police chiefs from aurora, colorado, oak creek, wisconsin and newtown, connecticut, are expected to attend. >>> grammy winning singer chris brown sunday investigation for allegedly assaulting another celebrity in hollywood this weekend. brown punched a fellow singer in a fight over a parking space. >>> this is no fairy tale. little men with little peerbear causing a big-time problem in one east bay city. christie smith has details on this unusual debate. good morning. >> reporter: it's hard to be upset when a gnome ain a pointy hat and nickers. you barely notice them. they are on every pole on this street. that one down there. this one and then this one that we're standing in front of here at the bottom someone took the time to paint gnomes and mushrooms on boards and screw them into power poles in oakland. one neighbor told us it could be graffiti and oakland has its crime problems. this is kind of fun. according to the chronicle,
NBC
Jan 21, 2013 6:00am PST
of president obama taking the oath of office set to take place before noon today. >> the obama and biden families attending services at st. john's episcopal church. why is this significant to the president? >> reporter: this church that just about every president has made a habit of attending while in office. it's an inauguration day tradition to attend service there before heading here to the west capitol steps. it's something that six presidents did and president obama did that during his first inauguration four years ago. >> obvious question. security has to be tight out there. you said you made your way at 2:00 in the morning and that took time. >> reporter: definitely a lot of security. thousands of service men from out of state came in. there are officers from out of state here assisting with crowd control looking for anything out of place. 150 blocks all around me are closed down. really in terms of driving, it's at a standstill. you can't drive into the national mall. you have to be prepared to walk a good distance. i walked half a mile myself. the metros are running but there ha
NBC
Jan 22, 2013 6:00am PST
continue. we'll look at al rocker trying to get vice president biden's attention during the parade. >> mr. vice president. how are you doing? come on. come on. yeah! yes! >> wow. >> i'm done. >>> your tax dollars paying for someone else's mistake. why you're paying after a ship sideswiped the bay bridge just ahead. >>> right now live to new york city. the stock exchange out there on wall street after a day off for martin luther king day. ringing that bell. getting things jumping in new york on this date, january 22nd. this is "today in the bay." >>> it is 6:30. very good morning to one and all. thank you for getting up early with us. i'm jon kelley. >> i'm marla tellez in for laura garcia-cannon. a quick update now on a developing story. an undercover officer is recovering after being shot in the arm. police have spent all night going door to door in a search for the men who confronted the officer and opened fire. one person has been arrested. two more or still on the run. the officer is expected to survive. meanwhile, in san jose, police are searching for two men who tied up an elderly c
NBC
Jan 24, 2013 6:00pm PST
into the chat room. google hosting a hangout on gun control featuring vice president joe biden. >> to end gun violence, once and for all. >> with gun control on the mind of the country -- >> the single best thing we can do is have a national dialogue about this. >> vice president joe biden brought the issue into the chat room. taking part in a google plus hangout to let people know they have a say in where gun control goes from here. >> make your voices heard. that's one of the reasons i wanted to be in this chat. there's tens of thousands of people listening to this. i don't care which side of the issue you're on. pick those things that you think can have a positive impact. >> the vice president isn't just talking about guns. he's a gun owner. something he says is foreign the dialogue. >> it is totally a guarantee not negotiable that i'm able to own a weapon. >> also important, taking questions live from parents and educators. >> are you proposing sending more armed guards into schools or having schools hire more mental health professionals? >> we are able to go in and with this proposal and
NBC
Jan 25, 2013 5:00am PST
president joe biden taking his campaign for more gun control out on the road. biden leading a roundtable meeting in richmond, virginia, today. the discussion will include experts who worked on improving school safety following the deadly 2007 virginia tech shooting. homeland security secretary janet napolitano and secretary of health and human services kathleen sebelius will also attend today's meeting. yesterday biden as we said held an online forum outlining the administration's new proposals to ban assault weapons and certain ammunition. >>> this weekend's o.co coliseum doing action out there to get muddy and dirty and louder. >> a's and raiders aren't playing. supercross is in town for some of the best dirt bike riders in what can be a dangerous race. bob redell is live at the o.co coliseum with a preview of this weekend's race. is this what you do. >> that's it. >> reporter: good morning to you, jon and marla. i want to apologize for the delay. it's an issue with our equipment and not my brain. we are here in the middle of 500 truck loads of dirt that's been brought in here to o.co
CBS
Jan 25, 2013 5:00am PST
poorer schools at the expense of wealthier suburban districts. >>> vice president joe biden is on the road today to rally support for the administration's gun control proposals. he is going to start in virginia and hold a discussion with people who work on gun safety following the shooting at virginia tech. meanwhile senator dianne feinstein announced her bill yesterday that would eliminate high capacity magazines and ban assault weapons. the vice president downplayed the need for an assault weapons ban. >> i'm much less concerned, quite frankly, about what you call an assault weapon than i am about magazines and the number of rounds that can be held in a magazine. >> president obama also plans to travel to push his gun control plans. now, senator feinstein got very personal while introducing her bill. she talked about the day george moscone and harvey milk were killed at san francisco city hall. >> i was the one that found supervisor milk's body. and i was the one that put a finger in a bullet hole trying to get a pulse. once you have
CW
Jan 24, 2013 10:00pm PST
effort. vice president joe biden held a social media town hall. a google hangout to rally support. >> make your voices heard. this outfit, this town listens when people rise up and speak. >> cbs 5. >>> a community convenience with a dark side. >> they are creating jobs. what they didn't tell us is they are creating a lot of fines. >> what one bay area leader wants to do. >> and shark tank rocking again for the first time since last april. why so many people are winners even if the sharks lose. >> find out which bay area city saw more rain today than the entire rest of the month combined. take a look at the bay lights. your forecasting up. ,,,,,,,, get beautyrest, posturepedic, even tempur-pedic mattress sets at low clearance prices. save even more on floor samples, demonstrators, and closeout inventory. the year end clearance sale ends sunday at sleep train. ♪ your ticket to a better night's sleep ♪ but it will happen... women who want to serve in military combat >>> it won't happen right away, but it will happen. women who want to serve in military combat roles and meet
NBC
Jan 26, 2013 11:00pm PST
president joe biden is spearheading a public push for new laws that would strengthen background checks, limit high capacity magazines and ban assault weapons. the nra has said it would fight the proposals insisting bans make no one safer. the senate is scheduled it begin hearings on the issue this coming wednesday. >> san jose may soon start handing out bonuses to keep cops on the force. city councilmen stan la card doe and pete constant are proposing the idea and they say with so many cops leaving san jose, the city should consider giving officers 8% retention bonuses. >> it's critical for to us convey a strong message to all the rank and file we val i their hard work and serious risks they take and we're trying to do what we can within our means. we had to cut. now we think we have some money so let's do what we can to keep the wheels on. >> the idea comes with a price tag of $7.5 million. leaders of san jose's police officer's union say they aren't sure what to make of the proposal considering a couple of weeks ago, the mayor was considering more police layoffs and pay cuts. the uni
NBC
Jan 20, 2013 5:00pm PST
justice who used notes after his famous flub in 2009. >> thank you, everybody. >> vice president biden was sworn in by justice sonia sotomayor. >> repeat after me. >> reporter: tomorrow's ceremonial swearing in is at the capitol. stand-ins, helping set camera angles today. pennsylvania avenue is set for the inaugural parade, delayed like the capitol ceremony, because they're never held on a sunday. police from around the nation will bolster security, grass protectors are down on the mall. the weather's mild. 800,000 people expected tomorrow. some saw the president today when the obamas attended church. >> he started leaning over to us and we were so excited to see him. >> reporter: the commander in chief laid a wreath at the tomb of the unknowns, a reminder of his burden and of our two centuries of democracy. the inauguration is not just an obama party. >> whether you agree with the president or not -- to be a part of it. >> reporter: the celebration of america is on. still, from a comfort standpoint, tv might be the best way to enjoy the rest of this inaugural. tomorrow will dawn here
NBC
Jan 22, 2013 4:30am PST
. >>> president obama and vice president joe biden attending another inauguration tradition just a few hours from right now at 7:30 this morning they'll take part in a national prayer service. religious leaders from across the country delivering readings, blessings and hymns as they pray for leaders across the nation. the national prayer service dates back to george washington's presidency. >>> no rest for the weary for him. >> the party keeps on going. >>> better pinch those pennies. that two buck check will cost you more. we'll tell you how much. >> plus a very unusual proposal. the ivy league professor looking for a volunteer to have a knbab. >> a tough drive on traffic tuesday. already looking busy for east shore freeway. we'll show you the south bay coming up. >>> welcome back, everybody, on a tuesday morning. live look at the golden gate bridge. flashing lights there and moving cones to begin opening lanes for the morning commute because people start going to work around this hour. some smooth sailing out there currently. we'll keep you posted with mike inouye talking about your roads. it's
ABC
Jan 24, 2013 11:00am PST
.o.p. lawmakers vowing to oppose new any restrictions. >> happening now online vice president biden is holding a live discussion about gun control. the fireside hangout on google social network google plus is the first of a series of conversations with top administration officials. he is taking questions about the push for increased gun control of president obama. the live chat will go until 11:15 this morning so you have seven more minutes. to join the conversation goes to our website for a link at abc7news.com on "see it on tv." >> a big announcement on the role of women in the military. >> secretary of state, hillary clinton, introduced the man likely to replace her, to congress. >> a new twist in manti te'o hoax. the person posing as his girlfriend on the testimony may really have been a man disguising his with this flu season being the most severe in years, it's important to follow cdc guidelines to help protect your family. wash your hands often. and clean your surfaces using a disinfectant to prevent the spread of cold and flu viruses. you can trust lysol because lysol disinfectant spra
CBS
Jan 25, 2013 7:00am PST
. captioning funded by cbs >>> welcome to "cbs this morning." today vice president joe biden is bringing the battle of gun control right to the heart of the opposition. >> biden is taking his case right to pro-gun virginia the move comes after democrats in congress rolled out their plans. nancy cordes is on capitol hill. nancy, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. and they started with perhaps the most controversial measure, an assault weapons ban. it was a key component in the recommendations that vice president biden made to the president earlier this month, and this morning, he will be making his case for it in a speech in richmond virginia which gets under way in about an hour. mr. biden is even taking the fight online making his gun control argument thursday in a web chat. >> i'm much less concerned, quite frankly, about what you'd call an assault weapon than i am about magazines and the number of rounds that can be held in a magazine. >> reporter: the bill senate democrats introduce thursday would ban both. it's a tougher version of the assault weapons b
FOX
Jan 28, 2013 12:00pm PST
. his anger was fueled over a tuition refund. >>> president obama and joe biden are sitting down with communities across the country impacted by mass shootings last year. this is the a of the administration's -- this is part of the administration's push to curb gun violence. this includes aurora, colorado, oak creek, wisconsin and newtown, connecticut. the president says he wants to hear from them as he tries to convince congress to pass gun legislation. >> i'm looking forward to a robust conversation. i know that this is not a shy group, mannly because they are dealing with the life-and-death situations every day. >> the senate is set to hold its first meeting on wednesday on gun control measures. the nra is -- the nra is vowing to defeat the man. >>> scientists at lawrence livermore lab are designing a high-tech suit that protects the wearer against chemical or biological attacks. the scientists are calling it the second skin. it's a fabric featuring microscopic tubes that can transform from a breathable state to a shield that blocks tiny molecules. >>> could be another couple
FOX
Jan 22, 2013 12:00pm PST
at the national washington cathedral. he and michelle obama were joined by joe biden and his wife. the post inaugural press conference dates back to the first inauguration of george washington. >>> how thieves managed to steal a dozen cars from an east bay car kieler -- dealer. >>> and it's a mild, sunny date out there -- it's a mild, sunny day out there. rosemary will be back to tell you about changes. >> reporter: we're live at a march if where a rally is due to get underway about the roe versus wade. alright let's break it down. mom, pop it. ♪ two inches apart, becky. two inches. t-minus nine minutes. [ ding ] [ female announcer ] pillsbury cinnamon rolls. let the making begin. ♪ faster than mandy can hang up on mr. monday. you hang up first. [ female announcer ] in just 60 seconds, you've got snack-defying, satisfying totino's pizza rolls. [ ringing ] it's on. let's roll. >>> afternoon update for you on that -- an update for you in texas. three people have been injured from a shooting at the lone star college. others are being treated for unknown injuries. police say one person has
KRON
Jan 25, 2013 4:00am PST
school of highwaon hight after and then tried to lure a student into his car. >> vice-president joe biden is the road to promote gun- control details on this trip to virginia. >> the majority of the bay area is waking up to dry conditions we have spotty showers. at stake by the approaching downtown livermore in this drive over the altamonte best as you make your way closer to the 5 80/86 interchange been done where you're located we're seeing some showers off the freeway interstate 680 through sinole . light river ports of interstate 280. >> this is just light scattered showers a lot of rotation and the system that impacted us for the past couple of days. the majority of the showers are moving down to the southland. some of them are moving upward and back here in the bay area. >> mostly cloudy skies unsettled weather continues. the chance for showers diminishes as we head into the evening hours. it will remain will keep the chance in the forecast. >> satellite and radar shows the majority of us are dry and the bay area. we do have the changes to talk about a cooling trend and more rain as
ABC
Jan 26, 2013 6:00am PST
across the country today. vice president joe biden has been in west virginia to determine how to keep mentally ill and criminals from buying gun. they could allow states to access a national data base. >> a gun dealer or you go to dick's sporting goods to buy a kep weapon, you essentially swipe your card or they swipe it for you and find out if you are part of the prohibited class of people. >> vice president biden is taking the the gun control polin the road to get agreements from states where guns and hunting are popular. mean why back in the bay area the gun buy back is happening from ten this morning to two this afternoon at the event center at saratoga drive and delaware avenue. reporting live, kira klapper, abc7 news. >> kira, thank you. the marin county district attorney's office announced it will make good on the gun buy back vouchers that were happened out earlier this month. that event overwhelmed officials. $43,000 in donations went quickly. so $67,000 worth of vouchers were handed out. the voucher redemption will take place february 15th at the marin center in san rafael f
CBS
Jan 21, 2013 5:00am PST
biden took the official oath yesterday. it was administered by supreme court justice sanya so tommy your . >>> according to tradition, if the 20th falls on a sunday, a public swearing in and most festivities take place on the 21 21st. and today's events are taking on special significance on this martin luther king holiday. >> reporter: when president obama is publicly sworn into office today it will be before a crowd roughly half the size of the one that jammed his 2009 inauguration. >> i barack obama hussein obama do solemnly swear. >> reporter: but it will have its own historical distinction. it will happen on the national mall where 50 years ago martin luther king junior gave his speech here, a serendipity not lost on bay area people we tracked down. >> anybody from california. >> i used to be from california. >> reporter: this summer san francisco man believes it's a perfect storm. >> to have everything happening, you know, right now with the 50 50th anniversary of dr. king's speech with the 150th 150th anniversary of the emancipation proclam
NBC
Jan 26, 2013 5:00am PST
biden officially kicked off the obama administration's public push aimed at pressuring congress to enact stricter gun laws, biden held a roundtable discussion in the traditionally gun friendly area of richmond, virginia. >> we talked about the need to expand mental health capacity across the country. we talked about access, and we talked about resources. >> reporter: and in an effort to sway legislators through public pressure, organizing for action, obama's relaunched campaign arm, is sending out e-mails to supporter, writing, tell your members of congress that you want to see decisive action on this issue. in addition to 23 executive actions focused on gun safety, the president has also called for new legislation, including universal background checks, limits on high-capacity magazines and bans on assault weapons. california senator dianne feinstein proposed a ban that is more strict than the one that expired a decade ago. >> this is really an uphill road. if anyone asks today, can you win this? the answer is, we don't know. it's so up hill. >> reporter: the nation's largest gun lobby,
FOX
Jan 25, 2013 7:00am PST
of nationwide trips to push for gun safety. we are in the washington dc newsroom with more on what biden's focus is. >> reporter: yeah . the vice president is pushing for background checks and a limit on high capacity magazines. those are just a couple of the proposals coming out of the white house. they plan on several nationwide stops in the coming weeks. they are no longer focusing on winning over supporters on capitol hill but will look at those in states. the department of justice told me assault weapons use in less than 8% of murders and violent crime but biden said taking them out of the picture will help. >> police organizations overwhelmingly support it because they get out gunned. they are out gunned on the streets. >> reporter: his round table discussion gets started in about 45 minutes in richmond virginia but his efforts are riling up republicans. what they are saying when i see you next. >> all right. thank you. the wait for answers around the deadly elementary school shooting in newtown got longer. a state prosecutor said they won't have their report ready until june at the earl
NBC
Jan 25, 2013 6:00am PST
. we get you started with vice president joe biden leading a roundtable discussion on gun violence in richmond, virginia. the discussion will include experts who worked on gun safety issues after the virginia tech shooting back in 2007. >>> violence is intensifying in egypt's capital as protestors call for a second revolution to oust newly elected president mohamed morsi. they say morsi is trying to monopolize power and today marks the two-year of the anniversary of the revolution that overthrew hosni mubarak. >> a student arrested and cited for cyberbullying. that student taunted and threatened two students after they refused to smoke marijuana. >>> supercross hitting the track this weekend. we have a sneak peek right now for you. "today in the bay's" bob redell is out there with the high racing rpms at the racetrack and has a look at the excitement for you. bob, take it away. >> reporter: jon and marla, you're looking at some of the monster energy supercross athletes hitting some serious air probably in the range of 60 to 65 feet. this is something i would do but clearly i just d
CBS
Jan 24, 2013 6:00am PST
ourselves and our families with semi-automatic firearms technology. >> vice president joe biden continues his search for ways to curb gun violence. he is heading to virginia tomorrow. he will hold a rally to promote gun control and will hold online google forum chats to discuss the issue. >>> san mateo county will hold a gun buy-back event this saturday at the fairgrounds on delaware street. the county will offer $100 for handguns, shotguns and rifles. if you turn in an assault weapon you could earn up to $200. in recent months several bay area cities have held gun buy- back programs. this is oakland's successful event last december. >>> new this morning, british officials warning of an imminent threat against westerners in libya and telling all uk nationals to get out of benghazi immediately. meanwhile secretary of state hillary clinton got emotional yesterday when asked about the deadly attack on the u.s. consulate there. >> i put my arms around the mothers and fathers the sisters and brothers sons and daughters and the wives left alone to
NBC
Jan 26, 2013 6:00pm PST
but the citizens. >> vice president biden is spearheading a public push for new gun legislation that would strengthen background checks, limit high-capacity magazines, and get assault weapons off the streets. the national rifle association has said it will fight those proposals, insisting that gun bans make no one safer. the senate is scheduled to begin hearings on the gun control debate this coming wednesday. >>> two people were rescued from the chilly waters of the bay this afternoon after a tugboat crashed into their sailboat and sank it. the crash happened around 3:00 near the golden gate bridge. three people were on the sailboat and pulled to safety. one by the coast guard and one by the crew of a san francisco boat. one had to be treated for hypothermia. no word on the cause of the crash yet. >>> the chp says a 17-year-old was killed and several others hurt when an suv they were chasing crashed overnight. it crashed near sequoia country club south of keller avenue. the chase started around 2:00 this morning when the chp reportedly tried to pull over the stolen suv. the "mercury news"
CBS
Jan 24, 2013 4:30am PST
biden on the road to gather public support. >> we are going to take it to the american people. >> reporter: the vice president's road trip begins tomorrow with a rally in virginia to promote gun control. susan mcginnis, cbs news, washington. >>> you may have seen the snow kind of falling in susan's stand-up there. it's cold on the east coast and we have rain here. >> i know. i like it. it was good to see the rain. >> you love the sunshine. >> variety is the spice of life, guys. we'll try and mix things up a little bit for you. we have more clouds out there. and hi-def doppler isicking up on more scattered showers although most of those are located toward the south bay. a closer look, you can see down into the monterey bay you see a lot of that moisture in that direction. some of this will sweep up toward the bay area throughout the day today so we are going to leave a chance of showers in the forecast. you get the idea. core of the low down here and some of this moisture going to sweep up in our direction. so keep that umbrella handy. a
CBS
Jan 24, 2013 12:00pm PST
ago, vice president joe biden held an interactive web chat on youtube and google plus. tomorrow he takes the antigun violence campaign on the road. he is heading tore richmond, virginia. >>> meanwhile, california senator dianne feinstein's assault weapons back bill is on the table on capitol hill. she unveiled it in washington a short time ago. the legislation calls for a ban on assault weapons and high capacity magazines. she says there's just been too many shooting rampages involving these types firearms. >> we should be outraged by how easy it is for perpetrators of these horrific crimes to obtain powerful military-style weapons. >> the legislation would update a previous assault weapons ban that ended back in 2004. it would also prohibit the sale and manufacture of assault weapons and magazines holding more than 10 rounds. >>> a water main burst in marin county this morning spewing water all over the intersection. this is in kentfield. the surge of water damaged the pavement causing a 20-foot stretch of eliseo drive to rise about 6." 33 home
KRON
Jan 25, 2013 8:00pm PST
by the school >> vice president joe biden is on the road promoting the president's gun controlon friday he traveled to virginia, a state well known for it's support of the second ammendment, which protects the right to keep and bear arms. the p-r campaign concides with a march for new gun control laws set for the nation's capital this weekend. stacey cohan >> reporter: lawmakers in richmond are all too familiar with the challenges of gun laws. the mass shooting at virginia tech in 2007 prompted the creation of an expert panel there to examine gun safety issues. the vice president and homeland security secretary janet napolitano sat down friday with former panel members as the obama administration tries to promote new national gun laws. >> we were able to really quiz our friends here who tragedy as everyone in america knows, what happened at virginia tech >> reporter: >> reporter: the leader of the independent firearm owners association says polticians need to adjust their aim. >> instead of focusing on the gun, we need to focus on the problem, which is always, in whose hands are the guns >
FOX
Jan 28, 2013 7:00am PST
, at the white house, president obama and vice president joe biden will discuss gun control with police chiefs and sheriffs. it's part of the push by the obama administration for new policies to curb gun violence. president obama and secretary of state hillary clinton appeared together in an interview to talk about their unusual partnership. it was president obama's idea for the joint interview on "60 minutes." the president said he wanted the opportunity to publicly thank clinton for her service as secretary of state as she prepares to step down. >> i want the country to appreciate just what an extraordinary role she's played during the course of my administration, and a lot of successes we've had internationally have been because of her hard work. >> many people were surprised when president obama asked hillary clinton to be his secretary of state following their tough campaigning in the 2008 presidential primary. but in the interview, both president obama and secretary clinton said they have a close friendship. >>> 7:16. sonya so toe sonya so toe my so toe mayor will be -- sonia sotomayor w
NBC
Jan 27, 2013 7:00am PST
those in attendance, 100 parents from newtown, connecticut. vice president joe biden is spearheading a public push for new gun laws that would strengthen background checks, limit high-capacity magazines and ban assault weapons. the nra said it will fight the proposals, insisting that gun bans make no one safer. the senate is scheduled to begin hearings on the issue on wednesday. >>> san jose may soon start handing out bonuses to keep cops on the force. they're proposing the idea and say with so many cops leaving san jose, the city should consider giving officers 8% retention bonuses. >> it's critical for us to convey a strong message to all the rank and file in our department that we do value their hard work. we value their experience that they have. we're trying to do what we can within our means. when we didn't have the money, we had to cut. now we think we have some money, so let's do what we can. >> the idea set for discussion at a meeting on wednesday comes with a price tag of $7.5 million. leaders of the police officers union say they aren't sure what to make of the proposal, c
NBC
Jan 20, 2013 11:00pm PST
the chief justice, who used notes after he flubbed the wording in 2009. vice president biden was sworn in by justice sonia sotomayor. for tomorrow's ceremonyial oaths, the west front of the capital is ready. pennsylvania avenue, ready for the inaugural parade. roughly 800,000 people are in the nation's capital. they and the nation to hear an inaugural address that the president previewed tonight. >> let's make sure to work as hard as we can to pass on an america that is worthy not only of our past but also of our future. >> reporter: he promised better lines tomorrow. conventional wisdom is second inaugural address is also flopped. by abraham's lincoln's did not. in short, it was powerful, it was nonpartisan. and lincoln is the president barack obama says that he most admires and tries to emulate. live from washington, i'm steve handelsman, nbc bay area news. back to you. >> thanks, steve. we will have extensive coverage of tomorrow's inauguration, both on air and online. you can go to nbcbayarea.com for live video and photo galleries and our political analysts. larry will be at the in
ABC
Jan 25, 2013 6:00am PST
and 2004. >> vice president biden heads to virginia to deliver a speech on the efforts to reduce gun violence. he will sell the white house gun policy agenda in richard with other officials following up on president obama's policy agenda announced last week. recommendations were provided by the gun violence task force that he spearheaded in the wake of the sandy hook elementary school shootings. >> mitt romney will be in washington, dc, today, video from the concession speech back in november. the former g.o.p. presidential nominee has kept a low profile since losing the election. the former massachusetts governor and his wife are set to attend a luncheon in their honor at the marriott hotel in the capitol. mitt romney is a member of the board of directors of the he they will chain. >> traffic and weather together are next on the abc7 morning news. we have a live look at the golden gate bridge if you can see it. mike nicco will have the full accweather forecast and a look at fog and drizzle this morning and check in with sue hall and the abc7 traffic center. >> it looks like somethin
ABC
Jan 28, 2013 5:00am PST
whose have dealt firsthand with recent mass shootings. president obama and vice president joe biden will meet with the police chief of newtown, connecticut. the police chief from aurora, colorado, will talk about the 12 people killed in a movie theater shooting in july, part of the discussions the president is using to try to get political support for gun control. >> surprising revelation for president obama that could affect the debate over gun control. in an interview with the "new republic" he said he goes skeet shooting when he is at camp david. his young daughters do not shoot but guests pick up a shotgun and take aim at the clay pigeon as california senator feinstein introduces legislation to ban assault weapons in the wake of the deadly shooting rampage in connecticut. >> another twist in the 16-year-old ramsey case in colorado, a newspaper is reporting this morning that a grand jury voted to indict her parents in 1999 on charge of child abuse resulting in death but the prosecutor never signed the indictment. the entire ramsey family was cleared of any involvement in the murd
ABC
Jan 28, 2013 6:00am PST
enforcement officials who have dealt with recent mass shootings. president obama and vice president biden are scheduled to meet with the police chief of newtown, connecticut, where 20 were killed in a school shooting. the police chief from aurora, california, will be there, as well. >> now the forecast. >> we will look outside, open up the weather window so you know what to expect. from our roof camera on the embarcardero, you can see it is quiet. a little bit of a breeze. but you expect that here in san francisco. headed deeper in the open on live doppler 7 hd, it is skipping on m st. helena but no radar run so it is a dry start this morning and, now, what is happening? you can see the wind flow from the north and it will break-in to two parts, well, we. have two areas of concern for precipitation, in the mountains and over the ocean, and we will be in between both of those today with clouds and sunshine, and more wind than we had or have right now this morning. the temperatures have been updated with the 6:00 camera and you can see the upper 30's to low 40's but san francisco and half m
CBS
Jan 22, 2013 7:00am PST
this battalion of democracy today to president barack obama and vice president joe biden, and to you gentlemen i say, congratulations, and godspeed. >> reporter: the most poignant picture of the day was this the president going inside from the west front of the capitol, pausing and turning for one last look down the vast expanse of the national mall. another thing he thought he might not see, some daylight on the debt limit fight. republicans said monday they would vote tomorrow to raise the debt limit for three months that delays at least for a while another showdown on the debt which could result in closing down the government. and in just three weeks we get the second act of the president's inaugural address, his state of the union speech. there he will lay out more specifics and washington will be waiting to see if the confrontation continues. norah, charlie? >> bill plante thank you. with us now is the number three republican in the house, congressman kevin mccarthy of california the house majority whip. good morning. >> good morning, thanks for having me. >> if you
NBC
Jan 28, 2013 7:00am PST
it as an endorsement for 2016, especially when reports are that vice president joe biden is intoxica intoxicated with the idea. >> you guys in the press are incorigable. i was literally inaugurated four d days ago and you're talking about four years from now. >> reporter: still she left the door open for a presidential run. >> i don't think either he or i can make predictions about what's going to happen tomorrow or the next year. >> reporter: as if to emphasize how quickly their nasty campaign, old feelings had evap rised, they quickly agreed it had a much bigger effect on their spouses than it did them. making people wonder if there's any expiration on this endorsement. >> chuck todd, good morning to you. >> good morning. >> since we are incorrigible, let's take it one step further. what did we watch last night, an incoming president give a warm farewell to an outgoing secretary of state or did we watch a president pass the baton now? >> reporter: had hillary clinton not taken his invitation, the possibility of a democratic party that was split in two, senator hillary clinton sort of being the
NBC
Jan 22, 2013 5:00am PST
president biden taking part in a national prayer service. religious leaders from across the country will deliver readings, blessings and hymns. after that the president and vice president will officially be tackling their second term. "today in the bay's" tracie potts is live on capitol hill where the first item on that agenda is now dealing with america's debt. let the good times roll. >> reporter: the work begins again today and the debt was an issue before the inauguration and it still is an issue hanging over congress' head and president's head. he talked yesterday in his inaugural address about the annual deficit and dealing with that and health care costs and trying to bring those down. there's a vote scheduled in the house tomorrow that would allow us to raise the debt ceiling. republicans said they didn't want to do that without cutting back spending. the president didn't want the two linked and republicans apparently have relinquished that threat and pushed for the raising the debt ceiling temporarily into the spring to pay bills. they also say if either chamber doesn't com
CBS
Jan 24, 2013 5:00am PST
! >> meanwhile, vice president joe biden goes to virginia tomorrow to hold a rally to promote gun control. >>> a defiant message today from north korea. the country's top military body says it plans to carry out what it calls a high level nuclear test. a news reader said the test will target the united states. north korea is rejecting a u.n. security council resolution that passed two days ago. that resolution called a long- range rocket launch last month [ indiscernible ] expanded sanctions >>> or capitol hill there was crying and yelling as secretary of state hillary clinton testified about the terror attacks in libya last september but it was a question from a republican senator about allegedly misleading the public that really set her off. >> with all due respect, the fact is, we had four dead americans. was it because of a protest or because of guys out for a walk one night who decided they would go kill some americans? what difference at this point does it make! it is our job to figure out what happened and do everything we can to prevent it from
CBS
Jan 24, 2013 6:00pm PST
control is now a white house campaign style effort. and vice president joe biden held a social media town hall, a google hangout, to rally support. >> make your voices heard. this outfit, this town listens when people speak. >> the white house and feinstein know the biggest hurdle in convincing democrats in gun rights states will be almost impossible. >>> the rule that excludes women from combat units is now history. today defense secretary leon panetta lifted the ban on women. panetta says american women are already fighting and dying overseas and it's time for the military's policies to recognize that reality. >> if they are willing to put their lives on the line, then we ought to recognize that they deserve a chance to serve in any capacity they want. >> the new policy will open up more than 200,000 front line jobs to women mostly in the army and marines. the changes will not come overnight. the policy will be phased in over the next 3 years. >>> the pentagon is also devising a plan to pull remaining u.s. troops out of afghanistan. but that d
KRON
Jan 28, 2013 4:00am PST
from all rock, colorado oak creek, wisconsin and new town, conn. vice-president joe biden will also be in the meeting held at the white house. >> the senate is scheduled to vote today on more than $50 billion in aid to north is the state's battered by october's super storm. >> this is video of the damage. the senate approved a 60 billion a package for the hard-hit region and lights odecember in late decemb >> but the house speaker john boehner scrapped a vote on the bill before the clock ran out on the last congress on january 1st. >> we're watching wall street this morning, with opening bell at 6:38 a.m.. u.s. stocks are light changed right nowlittle changed. investors will get smothered by a string of economic smoke signals this week, starting with demand for big-ticket u.s.-made goods and ending with the key january jobs report. >> investors will focus on results from caterpillar, due before the start of this trade this morning. ya hope is up after the bell today. the company's fourth quarter earnings are a big test for ceo mariss mayer . the results will be a look at the all law
NBC
Jan 22, 2013 7:00am PST
that don't know how to act ♪ >> the clip even includes some clips of vice president joe biden telling everyone to get your sexy on. whatever that means. it's 8:01. let's go back outside to al for a check of the weather. >> thanks so much, nat. friends, couple of sweet 16s. what's your name? >> mikayl aand savannah. >> we've got somebody named savannah here. did you know that? let's find out what we've got for you. this is live. rocky river, ohio, streets slushy just to the west of cleveland, ohio. and they're going to be seeing more lake-effect snow over the next 48 hours. here is what we've got for you, as we check out your weather. pick city of the day, just happens to be topeka, kansas. clearing skies. western new york, some areas picking up, up to four feet of snow over the next 72 hours. air stagnation alerts continue for the next 72 hours. windy conditions in the alleghenys. plenty of sunshine into the gulf coast and southeast with temperature temperatures anywhere from 15 to 25 degrees below normal. got a lot of friends here from tennesse tennessee. >> they're incredibly warm.
Search Results 0 to 49 of about 54 (some duplicates have been removed)